At my favorite local yarn store, Stitches with Style, I earned a $20 yarn credit for finally filling up my frequent-buyer punch card. That means free yarn! I went straight for the wool and picked up some skeins of Cascade 220 for a couple of projects in the queue.
This sooty gray is for the Spud & Chloe raglan sweater knit-along…the group is well underway, but surely, they won’t mind a latecomer? I’ll probably start the project sometime next month, but in case you want to jump in now, the details of the knitalong are here. It’s hosted by the awesome Susan B. Anderson, so you know everything is going to be well explained!
I also grabbed a skein of the 220 in Navy, because my sweet baby nephew needs a new winter hat for his meatball-sized head. I’m thinking something with ear-flaps and a pom-pom, paired with some of the gray yarn above.
Of course, I didn’t get all of this yarn for free – but I did earn some punches on my new frequent buyer card! Don’t you just love (almost) guilt-free additions to your stash? … ~J